Heart of Louisiana: Poet Laureate

Published: Sep. 19, 2023 at 10:07 PM CDT
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HAMMOND, La. (WVUE) - Louisiana’s new poet laureate says she draws inspiration from the people, places and stormy weather of the Bayou State.

Covington’s Alison Pelegrin, a published poet and writer-in-residence at Southeastern Louisiana University, last month began a two-year appointment as the state’s poet laureate, and now has the job of promoting poetry in the Heart of Louisiana.

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